[ExI] [New_Cryonet] Dead immortalists in 1978 Omni magazine article
eugen at leitl.org
Fri Sep 27 09:50:18 UTC 2013
On Thu, Sep 26, 2013 at 01:46:40PM -0400, Mike Dougherty wrote:
> On Thu, Sep 26, 2013 at 11:27 AM, Eugen Leitl <eugen at leitl.org> wrote:
> > At least people can go into cryopreservation, despite all the difficulties
> > and uncertainties involved. Cryonics has a better track record so far than
> > predictions that you'll have radical life extension served to you in a
> > pill(!) just by surviving to some arbitrary year.
> I'm curious how you measure a "track record" when the race hasn't really
> even started.
Are you feeling lucky? I don't.
> (I'd suggest it's more like the milling-about around the starting line
> before the event)
The shot has been fired half a century ago. The body count rises
every second. We've lost several on this very list already.
You could be next. What are you doing about it?
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